Gavin Mortimer Gavin Mortimer

Will the Tories copy Le Pen?

Marine Le Pen (Credit: Getty images)

In the three years since its landslide victory in the 2019 election, the Conservative party has shed nearly seven million voters. The astonishing statistic was revealed in a report by the centre right think-tank Onward, released on the same day Rishi Sunak became Prime Minister; at least he’s in no doubt as to the scale of his challenge.

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